Bedfordshire child suffers burns – Magpas Helimedix fly to him
At 11:25am this morning (13th Feb), Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Nathan Howes, Paramedic Simon Standen and Dr Ben Teasdale) arrived at a residential area, south of Rushden, via the Magpas Helimedix Air Ambulance. An EEAST Ambulance Service Paramedic Crew requested their assistance after they were called to a young boy who accidentally scolded himself.
The Magpas team assessed the patient, and worked alongside the ambulance crew to ensure the boy was in a comfortable condition. The patient was then taken to Bedford Hospital in a stable condition by land ambulance.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene was: Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member Steve Hunwicks.